|Reclamation In The Arid West 1936 - Department of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures|
Shows the Colorado River, electric power transmission lines, and a steel plant in operation. A train brings materials, fuel, and workmen to Boulder City to build Boulder Dam. Close-ups are shown of buckets on cable cars dumping cement into the coffer dam. Includes views of the power lines and towers at the dam site, the switches to control the power, and the completed dam; and the farms, homes, and orchards made possible by power and water from the dam.National Archives Identifier: 11674Local Id...
Keywords: Boulder City (Nev.); Building; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico); Dams; Irrigation; Military bases; Motion pictures; Steel industry and trade
|In quest of cleaner air and water - Cinecraft, Inc,; American Iron and Steel Institute,; Modern Talking Picture Service, inc,; Inland Steel Company|
Describes the steel industry's progress, programs, and research in air and water pollution control. Shows the various types of pollution control procedures and equipment used throughout the steel manufacturing process, including dust catchers, air cleaning systems, furnace air control systems, separators, cooling towers, and waste lagoons. Explains how airborne pollutants are precipitated away before air is returned to the atmosphere through the basic oxygen process, and how oil, sludge, and par...
Keywords: avgeeks; pollution; steel industry
This is a shortened version odd little morality play about the opportunities of oil as told in a gas station that's about to be robbed. A story of individual ownership of a service station is used as evidence that the public's best interests are served by privately-managed businesses whose owners are encouraged by the incentive to earn. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: oil; industry; melodrama
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|Glimpses Of Texas Circa 1936 - Department of the Interior. Bureau of Mines. Pittsburgh Experiment Station|
Shows the natural resources and beauty of Texas. Shows oil fields, the U.S. helium plant (Bureau of Mines) at Amarillo, sulphur mining on the Gulf coast, and extensive views of the Big Bend State Park, including activities of the Civilian Conservation Corps.National Archives Identifier: 12481Local Identifier: 70.158* Creator(s): Department of the Interior. Bureau of Mines. Pittsburgh Experiment Station...
Keywords: Amarillo (Tex.); Civilians; Helium; Motion pictures; Petroleum industry and trade; Texas; Living New Deal